Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 103,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.
Performs research and engineering laboratory functions involving the layout, building, testing, troubleshooting, repairing and modification of mechanical materials, devices, assemblies, subassemblies, systems. and products. Performs change management functions involving the creation and update of Design History File (DHF), Device Master Records (DMR), and other sources of Quality System document utilizing SolidWorks, Microsoft Office, and Windchill applications. Performs simple Project Management activities as requested to ensure departmental goals are achieved.
Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.
Performs a variety of duties in the mechanicalareas.
Builds or assembles prototype materials, components, subassemblies and assemblies.;
Constructs, operates, troubleshoots, calibrates, adjusts, maintains and tests equipment, systems or products.
Works from schematics, engineering drawings, and written or verbal instructions.
Performs tests, analyzes data and writes protocols and reports
Reviews or develops prints, drawings, inspection procedures, processing or manufacturing instructions.
Maintains detailed documentation through all phases of development, testing and analysis.
May assist in the transfer of technology and/or contribute in cross-functional discussions regarding device performance allegations.
Position Accountablity / Scope:
(Influence/Leadership) May provide work direction to other employees in work group. (Planning/Organization)
Actively participates in comprehensive development of plans including an outline of duties and project assignments. Demonstrates independence by prioritizing and completing assignments.
(Decision Making/Impact) Solves unusually complex problems and provides solutions which are highly innovative and ingenious. Develops information which extends the existing boundaries of knowledge in a given field. Troubleshoots problems.
Two-year degree with 8+ years related experience or equivalent combination of education and technical work experience. May also require a license or certification in the area of expertise.
(Technical/Business Knowledge (Job Skills))
Applies superior knowledge of highly complex technical concepts and/or develops highly advanced technologies or processes. Thorough understanding of product or systems fundamentals in cross functional areas. Recommends/utilizes/interprets advanced numerical and statistical data and/or computer software
programs to present documentation and analysis and resolve complex problems. Will perform this job in a quality system environment. Failure to adequately perform tasks can result in noncompliance with governmental regulations.
Performs and guides technical activities resulting from self-initiated or assigned programs leading to innovative applications of existing or new products, systems, or technologies having major importance to the department and organization. Creates the technical basis, including Records of Invention, patents, product definitions, developments and processes for proprietary positions having potential benefits for the business.
SH Structural Heart
United States > Minnesota> St. Paul > Woodridge : 177 East County Rd B
SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
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